bill' of goods'
1. a quantity or consignment of salable items, as an order, shipment, etc.
2. Informal.a misrepresented, fraudulent, or defective article.
3. sell someone a bill of goods, to defraud or deceive someone: He sold me a bill of goods about that used car.
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